Rag Radio 2010-12-10 / Journalist and Environmental Activist Harvey Wasserman
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, Thorne Dreyer
, Harvey Wasserman
, No Nukes
, The Rag Blog
, Liberation News Service
, Underground Press
, Alternative Energy
Harvey Wasserman is an activist, author, investigative journalist, editor, talk show host, and educator. He is the author or co-author of a dozen books, including SOLARTOPIA! Our Green-Powered Earth and Harvey Wasserman’s History of the United States. He helped break the news stories surrounding the theft of the 2004 presidential election in Ohio. He is a regular contributor to The Rag Blog.
In 1968 he helped found the legendary anti-war Liberation News Service (LNS). In 1973 he helped pioneer the global grassroots movement against atomic reactors, then helped organize mass demonstrations at Seabrook, N.H., and New York City’s “No Nukes” concerts. Harvey co-founded the Great Blue Heron Alliance, which saved 240 acres of land for a wildlife refuge in central Ohio, and numerous other grassroots organizations.
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